Department: RCH MIS IR
Scheduled Weekly Hours: 20
Shift: Day (United States of America)
Performs radiographic examinations utilizing a variety of technical
aspects that require judgement, ingenuity, and initiative in applying ionizing radiation to
obtain diagnostic images. Promotes a cooperative and professional atmosphere with emphasis
on patient care.
Job Description: Essential Functions:
Acquires and archives
for the procedure. Demonstrates competency in imaging and archiving procedures.
Before the patient arrives in the room, prepares the procedure tray according to the
Physicians preference, following sterile technique, with no more than five complaints per
Consistently demonstrates a thorough knowledge of patient positioning,
principles of CR/DR, Fluoroscopy, quality control, image processing, and demonstrates the
ability to plan own work. Assists physicians in performing procedures. Provides learning
Demonstrates competence in collimation, positioning of equipment
and patient in such a way as to present a clear, undistorted view and consistently produces
images of high diagnostic quality.
Documents appropriate information in patients
Ensures the procedure and related supplies are billed correctly.
Examines requisition for appropriate orders, exam date, indication for exam.
Reprints corrected requisition.
Is able to consistently determine quality
diagnostic images. Consistently presents high quality images to the Radiologists and/or
Cardiologists for interpretation.
Operates fluoroscopy during specified exams
under the physicians supervision.
Competently works within required computer
programs (i.e. PACs, RIS, Vrad) as well as manual downtime processes.
Very heavy work - Exerting in excess of 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or in excess of 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or in excess of 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
Associates - Radiologic Technology, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certified - American Heart Association (AHA), Cardiovascular Medicine Experience, Interventional Radiology Advanced Registry - Accredited University or accredited training professionals, Radiographer Experience, Radiologic Technologist (RT) - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT), Technologist will be required to take call, generally one evening a week and every 6th weekend.
Regional Health offers a highly competitive and comprehensive benefits package that looks out for you and your family. We recognize there are many types of families, with many different needs. That's why our plans are flexible, allowing you to select the individual benefits which fit your personal needs.
Regional Health is an integrated health care system with the purpose of helping patients and communities live well. The organization, with headquarters in Rapid City, S.D., provides community-based health care in more than 20 communities in two states and 32 specialty areas of medicine. As the largest private employer in western South Dakota, Regional Health is comprised of five hospitals, 24 clinic locations and employs nearly 5,000 physicians and caregivers. Regional Health is committed to the future of medicine, with medical training partnerships, a medical residency program, and more than 130 active research studies.
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Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.